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Summer Hiking on Cornice Ridge

A hot sunny day of hiking on Cornice Ridge! Bear Grass was in full bloom up and down the slopes, along with patches of Beardtongue and Asters. 21 more words


Ainsworth Hot Springs

Ainsworth Hot Springs is located about 40 min drive from a village called Nelson. Nelson will be the last area you’ll see a decent amount of habitants, stores, hotels/motels and restaurants before driving on a road out to nowhere. 307 more words


Clouds over Kimberley

Coming out of the woods from a walk with the dogs I glanced up and saw this. Stopped me in my tracks, I thought- Hmm that’s impressive. 57 more words

According To My World

#ERT_2015 Day 6 - Kootenay, Glacier, and Mt Revelstoke National Parks - 08.01.15

We started off the morning with a brief little excursion to Lake Louise, which is impressively close to the campgrounds.

The most amusing experience of our morning was when I noticed a half-empty cup of coffee sitting on the edge of the sidewalk which ran around the lake. 1,006 more words


Conservation officer attacked by cougar in the Kootenay region

A B.C. conservation officer was attacked and injured by a cougar in the Kootenay region Tuesday evening.

At around 7 p.m., the officer responded to a complaint of a cougar trying to sneak into the window of a house in the community of Salmo, south of Nelson. 264 more words


Top 5 of 2016 with Maritime Outdoor Family!

Maritime Outdoor Family has had lots of fun outdoors in 2016 both here at home in the Maritimes and travelling beyond. Here are our top 5 outdoor moments! 376 more words


The Rockwall Trail Part 2: Rockwall Pass and Tumbling Creek

Days three and four. We packed up at Helmet Falls and started up the steep climb to a low shoulder below Limestone Peak. I had taken time at the first day’s lunch stop to rearrange my pack a bit and managed to partly correct the thirty degree list to starboard. 1,264 more words

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